Foreign Minister Maas met with his Lebanese counterpart Gebran Bassil in Berlin. Their talks focused on three topics: The refugee situation, urgently needed economic reform and tensions in the region.
Political relations The two countries have a tradition of amicable relations and enjoy close exchange. On 18 September 2019 Foreign Minister Heiko Mass met his Lebanese counterpart Gebran Bassil in…
Humanitarian assistance for Palestine refugees in the Middle East
Lebanon has taken in over a million Syrian refugees. Now the country risks being destabilised by tensions between neighbouring powers. On Thursday, Foreign Minister Gabriel assured his Lebanese counterpart of Germany’s Support.
The International Committee of the Red Cross operates a medical centre in Lebanon for the treatment of complicated war wounds. Germany is its largest donor.